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Jul 02, 2019
Govt aims to raise health expenditure to 2.5% of GDP by 2025, health minister Harsh Vardhan tells Rajya SabhaHealth Minister Harsh Vardhan informed the Rajya Sabha that the National Health Policy 2017 envisages increasing the public health expenditure to 2.5 percent of the GDP by 2025
Dec 28, 2018
2018 in Public Health: Big initiatives, vaccination drives and newborn screeningThe world is moving towards universal health coverage programs & 2018 saw early signs of India's own.
Nov 20, 2018
How Kerala staved off a health crisis following the floods that ravaged the state in AugustKerala was faced with another potential health crisis post-floods — it has the highest number (5 million) of diabetes and hypertension patients in India. Many chronic patients had been left homeless, without access to their daily, critical dose of medicines.
Sep 25, 2018
PMJAY scheme has impressive list of benefits, but 'flawed model', lack of funds have medical experts scepticalAccording to an expert from TISS, the low 2018-19 budget for PMJAY was the fundamental flaw with the health insurance scheme under Ayushman Bharat.
Sep 16, 2018
'Worst when compared to other social groups': First ever report on tribal health flags dismal condition of ST communitiesThe tribal health report said geographical isolation, poor implementation of policies and lack of adequate resources were responsible for the poor health status of the community.
Jul 28, 2018
For success of India's healthcare schemes, proper training, support for anganwadi workers and other frontline staff is vitalAnganwadi workers and ASHAs form the frontline of India’s war against malnutrition, but they are often poorly trained, ill-paid and provided little support.
Jul 23, 2018
Uttar Pradesh: Officials seal Astha Nursing Home in Shamli district after unqualified doctors found performing surgeryA team of doctors from the Uttar Pradesh health department led by Deputy Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Ashok Tanda raided 'Astha Nursing Home'
Jun 09, 2018
In low-income households, a mobile voice message service is working to reduce maternal, infant mortalityThey have also been running the ‘Infant and Young Children Feeding’ Programme for the hospital as well as giving family planning counselling on hospitals’ request.
Jun 07, 2018
India records 22% reduction in maternal mortality ratio since 2013; Uttar Pradesh tops chart with 30% declineIndia has registered a significant decline in Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) recording a 22 percent reduction in such deaths since 2013, according to the Sample Registration System (SRS) bulletin
May 23, 2018
Lancet study ranks India 145th among 195 countries in healthcare access, quality; Assam, UP score lowest in statesIt said that Goa and Kerala had the highest scores in 2016, each exceeding 60 points, whereas Assam and Uttar Pradesh had the lowest, each below 40.